Justin Thomas Kay is Head of Design at Mekanism in NYC.

He recently redesigned A Continuous Lean.

Previously, Justin was Managing Creative Director of Doubleday & Cartwright, Creative Director of The FADER, Designer at New York Magazine, Senior Designer at Teen Vogue, Art Director of Mass Appeal, Senior Designer at Helicopter and started his time in NYC as Designer at Complex Magazine in 2004. Additional past clients include Nova Perfume, Fjällräven, Nike, The New York Times, Random House, Staple Design, Cold Splinters, 2K, National Geographic, Sixpack France, XLR8R and Paper Denim & Cloth.

Also in 2004 Justin created, alongside Steve Green, a zine titled OneOneNine and a design collaboration by the name of Upnorth™. Once upon a time before that, he played in a band called Since By Man.

Justin was born and raised in Milwaukee, WI and currently resides in Brooklyn, NY.